The Journal of Australian Science Fiction and Fantasy
Eidolon Vol. 1, No. 1 (Whole No. 1), published for Eidolon Publications in May 1990 (as the Autumn 1990 Edition) by The E N Z O International Publishing Group © 1990.
Editorial Welcome to Eidolon 4
Jonathan Strahan's The Best of Times, The Worst of Times 16
Jeremy Byrne's Big Blue Was Watching You 21
Van Ikin's Hints'N'Tips 34
Leigh Edmonds' Dark Futures & Black Boxes 55
Richard Scriven's A Reader's View: The Works of Lois McMaster Bujold 65
Robin Pen's Critical Embuggerance: The Shit Spider Supreme 70
Fresh Ink: Reviews of Recent Publications 78

Keira McKenzie's "Feathered Dancer" 7
Terry Dowling's "Larrikin Wind" 42
Richard Scriven's "Lucky at Last" 74

Cover Logo & Graphics: Keira McKenzie
Internal Illustrations: Keira McKenzie and Robin Pen
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